Brady Darrell Josephs was born in Salt Lake City, Utah. He went to high school in South Jordan and graduated from Riverton High School. He graduated from Utah Valley University with a bachelor’s degree in Emergency Preparedness. He was a trained and certified EMT. He went on a mission to Cape May, New Jersey for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Brady loved working with and coaching kids. His passion was coaching basketball and he was working towards becoming a school teacher and full time coach. Brady was also a talented electrician and frequently helped friends, family and neighbors with any electrical project. He loved riding dirt bikes, playing golf, playing basketball and, of course, watching The Utah Jazz. Brady kept his family and friends entertained with his funny personality and his ability to tell a good story. Brady had a strong connection to his family in New Zealand and loved learning and celebrating his ancestry and culture. He loved playing chess with his father. He adored his nieces and nephews and loved spending time with them.
Brady is survived by his mother, Carol Josephs, and by his siblings, Rachel (David), Andy (Kellie), Sydney (Derek), and also by his nieces and nephews. They are CoCo and Chile; Jackson and Louise. Brady is now reunited with his father, and best friend, Wally Josephs. To our beloved son, brother and friend, we say ka kite ano. Arohanui until we meet again.
Graveside services will be held Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 10:00 am at Riverton City Cemetery, 1540 West 13200 South, Riverton, Ut 84065
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to help cover funeral expenses. Brady’s sisters have established a GoFundMe account to help support Brady’s mother in paying for the funeral at https://gofund.me/ced7578a
What sad news, he was a bus driver for us and was great with the kids. He will be missed.